2015 Humanities Without Walls Pre-Doctoral Workshop Fellows and Participants

Pre-Doctoral Fellows


Indiana University Bloomington

Kristin Francoeur, Religious Studies


Michigan State University

Anne von Petersdorff-Campen, German Studies
Rebecca Hayes, Rhetoric and Writing


Northwestern University

Kantara Souffrant, Performance Studies
Ira Murfin, Theatre and Drama


Ohio State University

Leticia Wiggins, History
Liseli Fitzpatrick, African American and African Studies


Pennsylvania State University

Aminah Hasan, Philosophy
Desiree Valentine, Philosophy and Women’s Studies


Purdue University

Matthew Schownir, History
Amy Elliot, English


University of Chicago

Bill Hutchison, English Language and Literature
Antje Postema, Slavic Languages and Literatures


University of Illinois at Chicago

Kei Hotoda, Philosophy
Tyler Miller, History


University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Rebecah Pulsifer, English
Melissa Seifert, Art History


University of Iowa

Noaquia Callahan, History
Erica Damman, Environmental Humanities


University of Michigan

Meghan Forbes, Slavic Languages and Literatures
Hannah McMurray, Germanic Languages and Literatures


University of Minnesota

Robert Smith III, American Studies
Sarah Atwood, American Studies


University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Janel Cayer, English
Brian Sarnacki, History


University of Notre Dame

Maria Giulia Genghini, Literature
Monica Bykowski, History


University of Wisconsin at Madison

Jaime Vargas Luna, Spanish and Portuguese
Marcus Cederström, Scandinavian Studies and Folklore

Organizational Participants


1871 A Better Resume Art Institvte Chicago Chicago Artists Coalition The Chicago Community Trust Chicago Humanities Festival Communication Science The Field Museum Grapham Foundation Greenhouse IDEO Illinois Humanities The Joyce Foundation King is a Fink Leo Burnett Museum of Contemporary Art ChicagoThe Newberry Northwestern Career Advancement Rebuild Foundation The Ruskin Group Tock ThoughtWorks University of Chicago Press United States Artists